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Annual Privacy Forum 2019: Call for papers

Annual Privacy Forum 2019: Call for papers

Wed 26, Sep 2018

The ENISA Annual Privacy Forum (APF) is a conference, organised yearly, on the conjuncture of information security and privacy that brings together contributions from policy, research and the industry. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: 11 January 2019.

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Postdoctoral Research Positions in Islamic Law – Vacancies at the University of Exeter

Postdoctoral Research Positions in Islamic Law – Vacancies at the University of Exeter

Thu 20, Sep 2018

The University of Exeter is recruiting three Research Fellows to participate in the Law, Authority and Learning in Shiite Islam (LAWALISI) ERC Advanced project, awarded to Professor Robert Gleave.

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How We Remember War and Violence: Theory and Practice [A 4-week MOOC]

How We Remember War and Violence: Theory and Practice [A 4-week MOOC]

Wed 19, Sep 2018

This free online memory models course will showcase new memory theory research over the course of four weeks.

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ESRC-AHRC UK-Japan SSH Connections grants [OPEN CALL]

ESRC-AHRC UK-Japan SSH Connections grants [OPEN CALL]

Wed 15, Aug 2018

Applications for these grants are now open. The grants are aimed at fostering the development of long-term relationships with Japanese researchers in the field of social sciences and humanities. DEADLINE: 27 September 2018.

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Accelerator Competition: Airport Vehicle Checkpoint Screening

Accelerator Competition: Airport Vehicle Checkpoint Screening

Thu 5, Jul 2018

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) will be soon launching a competition focused on new solutions to the challenge of vehicle checkpoint (VCP) screening at airports, in order to prevent explosives, weapons and other threats from accessing the secure airside area.

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Knife Crime Market Exploration

Knife Crime Market Exploration

Tue 3, Jul 2018

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) and the Home Office (HO) are scoping the potential for an innovation challenge addressing knife crime in the UK. To aid in the design of the challenge, they are looking for solutions that can detect people carrying a wide variety of steel-bladed knives in open spaces, crowds and uncontrolled areas. SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 20 July 2018.

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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: ‘Building in the Good – Creating positive ICT futures’ Conference

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: ‘Building in the Good – Creating positive ICT futures’ Conference

Wed 27, Jun 2018

Researchers from around the world are invited to submit abstracts for presentation at the ‘Building in the Good – Creating positive ICT futures’ Conference which is co-organised by ORBIT and Microsoft Research. SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 30 July 2018

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Professor Kevin Bales Wins the ESRC 2018 Outstanding International Impact Prize

Professor Kevin Bales Wins the ESRC 2018 Outstanding International Impact Prize

Mon 25, Jun 2018

ESRC Celebrating Impact Prize is an annual opportunity to recognise and reward the successes of ESRC-funded researchers who have achieved, or are currently achieving, outstanding economic and societal impacts.

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DFID Early Market Engagement on Protection Research

DFID Early Market Engagement on Protection Research

Wed 20, Jun 2018

The Department for International Development (DFID) is holding an Online Early Market Engagement about a planned four-year research programme into Protection of Persons Affected by Conflict. DEADLINE: 28 June 2018.

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2018 Airey Neave Memorial Book Prize – CALL FOR ENTRIES

2018 Airey Neave Memorial Book Prize – CALL FOR ENTRIES

The Neave Prize is awarded annually to the work of non-fiction which the Judging Panel considers to have made the most significant, original, relevant, and practically valuable contribution to the understanding of terrorism. DEADLINE: 13 July 2018.

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